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List Of Detroit Lions' 2012 NFL Draft Picks

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The full 2012 NFL Draft order has been announced. The league released all of the compensatory picks for 2012 on Monday, and now the full seven-round order is set.

As mentioned yesterday, the Detroit Lions currently have seven draft picks. Six of them are their own picks and one was acquired in a trade. Here's the breakdown:

  • Round 1 - 23rd, 23rd overall
  • Round 2 - 22nd, 54th overall
  • Round 3 - 22nd, 85th overall
  • Round 4 - 22nd, 117th overall
  • Round 5 - 23rd, 158th overall
  • Round 6 - 22nd (forfeited)
  • Round 7 (from Seattle) - 12th, 219th overall
  • Round 7 - 23rd, 230th overall

A couple of notes about the picks listed above ... The Lions' sixth-round pick was forfeited because of the tampering charges involving the Kansas City Chiefs. Because the Lions made the playoffs, they were forced to part ways with their sixth-round selection. As for the extra seventh-round pick, it was acquired in 2010 in a trade with the Seattle Seahawks involving Tyler Polumbus.

SB Nation has a look at the full 2012 NFL Draft order.

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